Aviva Studios

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Aviva Studios
Water Street
Greater Manchester
M3 4JQ

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Dates and Opening Times

Season (29 June 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)
Season (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

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Wednesday, 13th December 2023 - Saturday, 6th January 2024

Drawing: boy and penguinLost and FoundCome with us on an epic journey to the South Pole as a boy tries to take a wandering penguin home, in this heart-warming adaptation of Oliver Jeffers’ award-winning children’s story.
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Friday, 15th December 2023 - Friday, 15th December 2023

DMA'sDMA'sAustralian rock legends land in Manchester
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Thursday, 21st December 2023 - Thursday, 21st December 2023

Images of famous comediansSimon Amstell, Tim Key, Fern Brady & more, live at ChristmasA who's who of the country's best comedians come to Manchester for a spectacular all-star festive show.
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Saturday, 25th November 2023 - Sunday, 7th January 2024

Cut out paper dollsBorn to Be Wild Child Festive Drop-insPop by the drop-in sessions for children and families, with creative activities inspired by Lost and Found.
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Saturday, 16th December 2023 - Saturday, 16th December 2023

Thursday, 21st December 2023 - Thursday, 21st December 2023

Textile Christmas wreathFestive wreath makingTake your seasonal décor to the next level with a sustainable wreath making workshop from Stitched Up.
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Sunday, 31st December 2023 - Sunday, 31st December 2023

Family discoNew Year's Eve Family RaveRing in the New Year with a family-friendly rave from The Playhouse Project. Plenty of fun for littl’uns and a stellar soundtrack for the grown-ups? Count us in.
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Tuesday, 19th December 2023 - Thursday, 28th December 2023

Saturday, 23rd December 2023 - Saturday, 23rd December 2023

Thursday, 28th December 2023 - Thursday, 28th December 2023

Drawing of a puinguinLost and Found: Create a PenguinMake your own lost penguin with found materials in a workshop led by Jasmin Issaka.
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Wednesday, 13th December 2023 - Wednesday, 13th December 2023

Painting workshopSIP & PAINTSip and Paint are back with a cosy evening of art, music and pop-up stalls with Cultureville.
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Sunday, 24th December 2023 - Sunday, 24th December 2023

Friday, 29th December 2023 - Friday, 29th December 2023

Craft workshopLost and Found: Pop-up Story MakingCreate your own pop-up book with a making session for the whole family – led by Caroline Coates.
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Sunday, 17th December 2023 - Sunday, 17th December 2023

Wednesday, 20th December 2023 - Wednesday, 20th December 2023

Wednesday, 27th December 2023 - Wednesday, 27th December 2023

Crafts in boxesLost and Found: Shoebox AdventureDesign a Lost and Found shoebox obstacle course in a family workshop led by Karen Jelenje.
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